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WHY? ... “Confucius and Today’s China” with Daniel Bell

Aug 11, 2012

WHY Goes to China, Part One.

Confucian philosophy plays an important role in the Chinese family, but what role does it play in politics? Chinese is a traditional society, but modern China is built on a break from the past. China holds dearly to its own past, but is experiencing more change than ever before. Join us for a discussion about how tradition works in a changing China and the importance of cities in moral life. This interview was recorded at The American Cultural Center at The University of Shanghai for Science and Technology before a live audience.